FRV Clupea 1384C_1

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)FRV Clupea (74CU)
Cruise identifier1384C_1
Cruise period1984-10-12 — 1984-10-18
Port of departureBuckie, United Kingdom
Port of returnUllapool, United Kingdom
Objectives1. To investigate the distribution of hydrocarbons in Sullom Voe.
2. To dredge for queen scallops (Chlamys opercutaria) for hydrocarbon analysis and taste panel assessment.
3. To deploy and recover caged queen scallops off Calback Ness for hydrocarbon analysis and taste panel assessment.
4. Collection of water for radio-caesium analysis.
Chief scientistColin J Chapman (Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland Aberdeen Marine Laboratory)
Cruise reportFRV Clupea 1384C_1 cruise report cl13_84.pdf (0.15 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Sea
SpecificSullom Voe
Track chartsFRV Clupea 1384C_1 cruise track — trk3089.html
Chemical oceanography 
RadioactivityQuantity: number of stations = 2
Description: water samples for radio-caesium
Bottom depositsQuantity: number of samples = 27
Description: sediment for hydrocarbon analysis
Biology and fisheries 
Other biological/fisheries measurementQuantity: number of samples = 27
Description: hydrocarbon concentrations in scallops